Breaking Down Borders: Indigenous Peoples’ Relations and Resilience

The Promise Institute conducted a round-table discussion featuring:

Dr. Shannon Speed (Chicksasaw) Moderator, Director UCLA American Indian Studies Center


Dr. Patrisia Gonzales (Kickapoo/Comanche/Macehual), University of Arizona and Indigenous Alliance without Borders, Tucson
Nellie Jo David (Tohono O’odham), Defender Quitobaquito Springs
Stanley Rodriguez, Ed.D (Kumeyaay), Director, Kumeyaay Community College
Juanita Cabrera Lopez (Maya Mam), International Mayan League, Washington, D.C.
Odilia Romero (Zapotec), Comunidades Indígenas en Liderazgo (CIELO), Los Angeles
Co-sponsored by the Promise Institute, American Indian Studies Center, Indigenous Alliance without Borders, International Mayan League, CIELO.